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How to Start A Sustainable Community and Why it is Beneficial

By | 2017-09-08T21:59:57+00:00 February 19th, 2017|Categories: Environment & Planet, Lifestyle, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , , , |

The words sustainable community may seem strange to you. However, they are starting to creep into everyday language. Mindsets are starting change, and people are starting to understand the idea behind sustainable living. Communities that emphasize shared resources and eating organic products are starting to develop. Sustainable living means a lifestyle change. It is embracing new perceptions and way of life. What are the features of these communities? Do they have benefits? If you have decided that forming such a community is the way to go, how

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Innovative Washing Machine Does Your Laundry While Getting You Fit

By | 2017-11-24T00:25:33+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Categories: Environment & Planet, Home Improvement & DIY, Science & Technology|Tags: , , , |

Innovative washing machine promises to clean our clothes without the use of electricity and give us the motivation to keep fit. We are living in the world where everybody is obsessed with getting fit. Also, we are living in a time when physical activity is brought to a minimum. Let’s not forget that our world today is quite polluted. The pollution of the air especially in the big cities, changes of temperatures, global warming, and many more factors make our daily need of washing

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Alternative Car Fuels: A Full Guide – Infographic

By | 2017-11-24T19:34:15+00:00 April 28th, 2016|Categories: Alternative Energy, Environment & Planet, Science & Technology|Tags: , , , , , |

In this article, we will explore the benefits and drawbacks of 10 of the most common alternative car fuels. The modern day motorist is far more likely to be environmentally conscious than those from previous generations, with the effects of air pollution from fossil fuels well publicized. Motorists who may not feel comfortable with using traditional fuels such as petroleum and diesel now have a wide range of greener alternatives from which they can choose, and the benefits and drawbacks of 10 of the most

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How to Build a Completely Off-the-Grid, Self-Sustaining Home

By | 2017-11-18T13:49:01+00:00 June 27th, 2015|Categories: Alternative Energy, Environment & Planet, Home Improvement & DIY, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , , |

With the problems resulting from climate change appearing daily in our news, a trend has slowly been emerging to go back to nature and live in a totally self-sustaining home. These houses are being designed by a company called Earthship based in New Mexico. The idea behind these homes is that they are “off-the-grid,” meaning that they try to rely as little as possible on public utilities. The man behind Earthship, Michael Reynolds, came up with the idea back in the 1970s. He had three

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This Family Turned Their House Truck into Something Really Amazing!

By | 2016-10-15T20:22:14+00:00 April 19th, 2015|Categories: Home Improvement & DIY, Life Hacks, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , |

There is nothing cooler than experience creative engineering designs. When folded, it resembles a regular house truck barring the two turrets on the back. Once parked, this house truck looks completely transformed as it folds into a dream castle! You must give credit to the owners Justin, Jola, and their son Piko who worked round the clock to come up with such a masterpiece in their quest to come up with such an aesthetically beautiful outdoor home. If you are wondering why such a truck

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7 Green Technology Innovations That Will Blow your Mind!

By | 2016-10-15T20:22:41+00:00 March 12th, 2015|Categories: Environment & Planet, Science & Technology|Tags: , |

Green technology is taking a new route in the world of technology. Enthusiastic researchers explore it across the globe to come up with new designs. They have come up with devices that do not require electricity to power them up! Amazing right? These innovations range from using magnetic fields to using photo luminescent stuffs. Here are seven incredible green innovations that you will blow your mind. 1. Kinetic Energy Power Source This is a portable device that stores power for you to charge your mobile

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Salt Water-Powered Supercar Quant e-Sportlimousine Approved for EU Roads

By | 2017-11-29T00:19:18+00:00 September 27th, 2014|Categories: Environment & Planet, Science & Technology|Tags: , , , |

A car called the Quant e-Sportlimousine and presented at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show is the first electric car powered by salt water and is now certified for use on European public roads. "For the first time an automobile featuring flow-cell electric drive will appear on Germany’s roads," said Nunzio La Vecchia, chief technical officer at NanoFlowcell, a company which designed the car. "We are extremely proud that as a small company we have developed such visionary technology and are now able to put it

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This Algae Battery Could Power A Tesla With 200X The Charge

By | 2017-08-25T12:35:19+00:00 June 20th, 2014|Categories: Alternative Energy, Environment & Planet, Science & Technology|Tags: , , , |

In a small lab, near a lake at the edge of West Berkeley, sits the prototype of what could revolutionize battery power as we know it. The secret to this power? Algae. OK, just hang with me here. Lots of research has already been done on algae’s possible power capabilities. Prototype creator Adam Freeman says this new kind of battery, the one he’s working on, could power even a Tesla. And he says it could do it 200X greater than the current lithium-based battery used

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